Night Eating Syndrome: Research, Assessment, and Treatment
- Author/s: Lundgren, Jennifer D.; Allison, Kelly C.; Stunkard, Albert J.
- Publisher: Guilford Publications
- ISBN: 9781462506309
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 299 pages
- Publication date: 13 September 2012
- Dimensions: 152mm (Width), 229mm (Height), 28mm (Spine width)
- Weight: 578g
In one indispensable volume, this book combines a complete overview of Night Eating Syndrome (NES) with evidence-based treatment guidelines and clinical tools. Experts in the field review the biological underpinnings of NES and its common comorbidities; explain how the basic science can inform clinical practice; and discuss issues in assessment and diagnosis. Vivid case examples are featured. Of special utility for clinicians, the book includes a manual for delivering an empirically supported cognitive-behavioral treatment protocol. Reproducible client forms can be photocopied from the book or downloaded and printed in a convenient 8 112" x 11" size.
Foreword, James E. Mitchell. Part I: Introduction and History. Lundgren, Allison, Stunkard, Introduction to Night Eating Syndrome: Past, Present, and Future. Stunkard, A History of Night Eating Syndrome: The First Patient. Part II: Biology. Ungredda, Gluck, Geliebter, Pathophysiological and Neuroendocrine Aspects of Night Eating Syndrome. Lundgren, Boston, Noble, Circadian Rhythms Associated with Night Eating Syndrome. Runfola, Root, Bulik, Behavioral and Molecular Genetics of Night Eating Syndrome. Part III: Relation to other Clinical Syndromes. Colles, Dixon, The Relationship of Night Eating Syndrome with Obesity, Bariatric Surgery, and Physical Health. Latzer, Tzischinsky, Night Eating Syndrome and Other Eating Disorders. Rempfer, Murphy, Night Eating Syndrome and Other Psychiatric Disorders. Howell, Crow, Nocturnal Eating and Sleep Disorders. Part IV: Assessment. Anderson, Engel, Crosby, Conceptual Issues Related to the Assessment of Eating Behavior, Mood, and Sleep in Night Eating Syndrome. Lundgren, Allison, Vinai, Gluck, Assessment Instruments for Night Eating Syndrome. Part V: Treatment. Patel, Reardon, Cristancho, Pharmacological Treatment of Night Eating Syndrome. Allison, Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy and Night Eating Syndrome. Allison, Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy Manual for Night Eating Syndrome. Pawlow, Other Approaches to the Treatment of Night Eating Syndrome. Lundgren, Allison, Stunkard, Epilogue.